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Grown-Ups Art Camp 2017
Grown-Ups Art Camp 2017 @ Del Ray Artisans gallery
Jun 26 – Jul 14 all-day
Grown-Ups Art Camp 2017 @ Del Ray Artisans gallery | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
Grown Ups Art Camp (GUAC) is a collection of workshops (day, night, weekday, weekend)—for anyone and everyone—scheduled from June 26 – July 14, 2017. Register for as many workshops as you want! Workshops Del Ray Artisans is[...]
Carving in Soapstone (Cancelled) 10:00 am
Carving in Soapstone (Cancelled) @ Del Ray Artisans
Jul 1 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Carving in Soapstone (Cancelled) @ Del Ray Artisans | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
This workshop has been cancelled. Learn basic sculpting techniques carving in soapstone. You will sketch an idea and use clay to picture what it will look like; then sculpt, sand and finish the artwork. You’ll[...]
Mixed Metal Earrings – Earrings-A-Polooza! 2:00 pm
Mixed Metal Earrings – Earrings-A-Polooza! @ Del Ray Artisans
Jul 1 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Mixed Metal Earrings - Earrings-A-Polooza! @ Del Ray Artisans | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
Learn how to cut, file, form, and texture mixed metals to create one-of-a-kind earrings. Work with copper, brass, silver and other metal sheet, copper and silver wire. Incorporate beads, found objects, and other materials to[...]
Sterling Silver Stacking Rings 6:00 pm
Sterling Silver Stacking Rings @ Del Ray Artisans
Jul 1 @ 6:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Sterling Silver Stacking Rings @ Del Ray Artisans | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
Form, solder and texture sterling silver wire to create 3 stacking rings. Wear them all on one finger, or different fingers – but you will finish the rings in class and wear your shiny treasures[...]
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Polymer Clay- Beadmaking 1:00 pm
Polymer Clay- Beadmaking @ Del Ray Artisans
Jul 2 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Polymer Clay- Beadmaking @ Del Ray Artisans | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
How to make beads out of polymer for use in jewelry. We will cover polymer clay basics, how to form different bead shapes, how to use a bead roller, feature beads and field beads, bead[...]
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Acrylic Techniques with Collage 2:00 pm
Acrylic Techniques with Collage @ Del Ray Artisans
Jul 5 @ 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Acrylic Techniques with Collage @ Del Ray Artisans | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
Workshop will provide opportunities to explore collage with acrylic mediums allowing participants to “paint with paper” on a small board. Techniques to add imagery from drawings and photographs using an image transfer technique will also[...]
Learning to Build Your Own Business Website 6:00 pm
Learning to Build Your Own Business Website @ Del Ray Artisans
Jul 5 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Learning to Build Your Own Business Website @ Del Ray Artisans | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
This workshop will teach help teach artists how to build their own website using the website builder tool Wix. I will take them step-by-step in constructing their website and teach them how to operate the[...]
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Leather Mask Making 6:00 pm
Leather Mask Making @ Del Ray Artisans
Jul 6 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Leather Mask Making @ Del Ray Artisans | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
In this workshop, students will get a chance to learn basic and intermediate leather-working skills while creating a custom fitted mask to take home. We’ll cover everything from pattern tracing and leather cutting to embossing[...]
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Painted Metal Filigree with Polymer Inlay (Cancelled) 1:00 pm
Painted Metal Filigree with Polymer Inlay (Cancelled) @ Del Ray Artisans
Jul 7 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Painted Metal Filigree with Polymer Inlay (Cancelled) @ Del Ray Artisans | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
This workshop has been cancelled. Learn a special technique just for filigree that combines the intricate inlays of filigree with the effect of inlaid polymer. Attendees can choose from among a number of filigree shapes[...]
Patterned Mosaics Without Using Grout 6:00 pm
Patterned Mosaics Without Using Grout @ Del Ray Artisans
Jul 7 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Patterned Mosaics Without Using Grout @ Del Ray Artisans | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
Participants will create their own abstract mosaic by embedding the mosaic tesserae into an adhesive without the need to grout. Participants will learn how to use color pigments, create patterns and properly use certain adhesives.[...]
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Find Your Center – Grounding Meditation & Centering Exercise 10:00 am
Find Your Center – Grounding Meditation & Centering Exercise @ Del Ray Artisans
Jul 8 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Find Your Center - Grounding Meditation & Centering Exercise @ Del Ray Artisans | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
This workshop will be a free (for members) workshop that is dedicated to working on finding the center of your focus. Meditation allows us to listen to the deepest jewels that are hidden within our[...]
Creative Card-Making from A-Z including Christmas in July (Cancelled) 1:00 pm
Creative Card-Making from A-Z including Christmas in July (Cancelled) @ Del Ray Artisans
Jul 8 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Creative Card-Making from A-Z including Christmas in July (Cancelled) @ Del Ray Artisans | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
This workshop has been cancelled. Cut specialty papers, fabric, cardstock and metals to create layered custom cards and envelopes. Learn how to create dimension and pop-ups for card for children and adults, for special days,[...]
Hammered Copper or Sterling Cuff Bracelet (Cancelled) 6:00 pm
Hammered Copper or Sterling Cuff Bracelet (Cancelled) @ Del Ray Artisans
Jul 8 @ 6:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Hammered Copper or Sterling Cuff Bracelet (Cancelled) @ Del Ray Artisans | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
This workshop has been cancelled. Cut, file, hammer/texture, anneal, form and finish copper sheet or sterling silver sheet to create a one-of -a-kind hammered cuff bracelet. Sterling silver is available for an additional $35 supply[...]
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Reimagining Abstract Paintings (Cancelled) 9:00 am
Reimagining Abstract Paintings (Cancelled) @ Del Ray Artisans
Jul 9 @ 9:00 am – 12:30 pm
Reimagining Abstract Paintings (Cancelled) @ Del Ray Artisans | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
This workshop has been cancelled. In this workshop, you will learn about different methods to transform your paintings into fresh, new works of art. You will bring one or two of your own paintings that[...]
Papier Mache for any Level (Cancelled) 1:00 pm
Papier Mache for any Level (Cancelled) @ Del Ray Artisans
Jul 9 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Papier Mache for any Level (Cancelled) @ Del Ray Artisans | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
This workshop has been cancelled. Learn basic sculpting techniques using papier mache. You will sketch an idea; then sculpt, and if time allows and you want, paint or finish the artwork. You’ll learn to use[...]
Printing Digital Images on Canvas – What to get & What to do (Cancelled) 5:00 pm
Printing Digital Images on Canvas – What to get & What to do (Cancelled) @ Del Ray Artisans
Jul 9 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Printing Digital Images on Canvas - What to get & What to do (Cancelled) @ Del Ray Artisans | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
This workshop has been cancelled. Workshop will cover 6 how to issues – selecting a digital canvas printer, operating costs, setting up images for printing on canvas, adjusting for color matches, coatings the printed images,[...]
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Stained Glass Earrings 10:00 am
Stained Glass Earrings @ Del Ray Artisans
Jul 10 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Stained Glass Earrings @ Del Ray Artisans | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
Want to add a new style of earrings to your collection? How about stained glass earrings? They are light weight and an interesting addition. Students will choose glass color, cut, grind, wrap and solder glass[...]
Stained Glass Pendant – Time Change – 10am-1pm 10:00 am
Stained Glass Pendant – Time Change – 10am-1pm @ Del Ray Artisans
Jul 10 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Stained Glass Pendant - Time Change - 10am-1pm @ Del Ray Artisans | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
Create little works of art you can wear using stained glass techniques. You will learn how to cut glass, grind, wrap with copper foil and solder pieces. The finished piece will be a reversible pendant.[...]
Digital Image Editing & Special Effects (Cancelled) 6:00 pm
Digital Image Editing & Special Effects (Cancelled) @ Del Ray Artisans
Jul 10 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Digital Image Editing & Special Effects (Cancelled) @ Del Ray Artisans | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
This workshop has been cancelled. Attendees need to bring their own laptops and digital images. The editing program should be installed before class. Using gimp, an open source image editing program (free) attendees will learn[...]
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Drawing Intricate Insects 10:00 am
Drawing Intricate Insects @ Del Ray Artisans
Jul 11 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Drawing Intricate Insects @ Del Ray Artisans | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
How do they do that? Drawing super tiny details symmetrically on insect wings and bodies is a fun and engrossing activity that results in a beautiful picture! Learn about the lives of dragonflies and other[...]
Marketing, Web Design & Strategies (Cancelled) 2:00 pm
Marketing, Web Design & Strategies (Cancelled) @ Del Ray Artisans
Jul 11 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Marketing, Web Design & Strategies (Cancelled) @ Del Ray Artisans | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
This workshop has been cancelled. Create a winning strategy for your website. Attendees will be provided with worksheets, a total lifecycle plan, and access to resources after class is over. Includes goals, competitive analysis, search[...]
Painting with Paper (Cancelled) 6:00 pm
Painting with Paper (Cancelled) @ Del Ray Artisans
Jul 11 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Painting with Paper (Cancelled) @ Del Ray Artisans | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
This workshop has been cancelled. Different tools produce different art. This course will teach you to use various papers as your delivery mechanism for color, shape and texture. You will create art by tearing, cutting,[...]
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Easy-Peasy Relief Printmaking 10:00 am
Easy-Peasy Relief Printmaking @ Del Ray Artisans
Jul 12 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Easy-Peasy Relief Printmaking @ Del Ray Artisans | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
We will explore the world of printmaking by making relief prints using foam plates. Foam plates—not picnic plates, but sheets of foam manufactured for printmaking—are a quick and expressive way to create relief prints. Our[...]
Painting with Paper (Cancelled) 6:00 pm
Painting with Paper (Cancelled) @ Del Ray Artisans
Jul 12 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Painting with Paper (Cancelled) @ Del Ray Artisans | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
This workshop has been cancelled. Different tools produce different art. This course will teach you to use various papers as your delivery mechanism for color, shape and texture. You will create art by tearing, cutting,[...]
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Upcycle & Design a Fabric Necklace (Cancelled) 11:00 am
Upcycle & Design a Fabric Necklace (Cancelled) @ Del Ray Artisans
Jul 13 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Upcycle & Design a Fabric Necklace (Cancelled) @ Del Ray Artisans | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
This workshop has been cancelled. The workshop will include using cotton t-shirts that will be used to make a fabric necklace. Participants will be required to cut t-shirts and use needle and thread or glue[...]
Exploring Mono Printing with Gelli Arts Plate (Class Full) 2:00 pm
Exploring Mono Printing with Gelli Arts Plate (Class Full) @ Del Ray Artisans
Jul 13 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Exploring Mono Printing with Gelli Arts Plate (Class Full) @ Del Ray Artisans | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
This workshop is full. Only registered participants should attend. Participants will use the Gelli Arts plate to explore mono printing on a variety of papers, with several different types of paint and ink. Paints will[...]
Bunches of Flowers Garland 6:00 pm
Bunches of Flowers Garland @ Del Ray Artisans
Jul 13 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Bunches of Flowers Garland @ Del Ray Artisans | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
Use frosted acetate flowers from 1/8″ to 3″ and wire to create a lightweight garland of flowers using filigree and toggle bracelets. Learn the basics of creating a layered flower with beaded stamen and use[...]
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Book Making (Cancelled) 9:30 am
Book Making (Cancelled) @ Del Ray Artisans
Jul 14 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
Book Making (Cancelled) @ Del Ray Artisans | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
This workshop has been cancelled. Students will assemble their very own scrap books, journals, or sketchbooks. Together we’ll look at some examples and practice some basic binding techniques. It’ll be dipping your toes into the[...]
Creating Pins & Pendants (using broken jewelry & other media) 1:00 pm
Creating Pins & Pendants (using broken jewelry & other media) @ Del Ray Artisans
Jul 14 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Creating Pins & Pendants (using broken jewelry & other media) @ Del Ray Artisans | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
Using provided and/or your own broken/orphaned jewelry, add rhinestones, paint, and other media. You can bring your own pieces, but there will be a lot of pieces to choose from. You can create pins or[...]
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